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April 23, 2010

The Friday Five

Happy Friday! Here are five fun photos that perfectly illustrate a delightful doodle day. Enjoy! “It doesn’t look like a frog yet!” (Cheektowaga) “Messy? You haven’t seen anything yet!” (Orchard Park) “Pop in for some fun with our school agers!” (West Amherst) “Playdough and science – it’s a win/win situation!” (Penfield) “Put your dancing shoes Read More »

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April 13, 2010

Doodle Bugs! Team Tuesday: Issue #13

“We make a living by what we do, but we make a life by what we give.”      – Winston Churchill Doodle Bugs! teaching team is made up of talented, passionate individuals who CARE; these shared values (Commitment, Accoutability, Respect and Excellence) are evident in our classrooms and in the communities we serve. We are especially proud to recognize Read More »

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April 2, 2010

The Friday Five

Happy Friday! We’re happy to share a collection of links, photos and other interesting tidbits to wrap up the week – enjoy! “Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.” March is ‘Music in our Schools’ month, so this last week of March has been a musical delight. So many parents, Read More »

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March 30, 2010

Doodle Bugs! Team Tuesday: Issue# 11

“While we try to teach our children all about life, Our children teach us what life is all about.” ~Angela Schwindt By now, you’ve likely read or heard Doodle Bugs! mission statement: “building a community of happy children, happy parents and happy teachers.” More than just a catchy phrase, our mission genuinely guides our work – influencing Read More »

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March 26, 2010

The Friday Five

Happy Friday! We’re happy to share a collection of links, photos and other interesting tidbits to wrap up the week – enjoy!  1. The excitement about our soon-to-be-butterflies continues! Each center set up their butterfly pavilion last week and began their observation. We’ll watch the caterpillars make their magical transformation in the coming weeks, to help everyone Read More »

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March 9, 2010

Doodle Bugs! Team Tuesday: Issue #8

“There is a garden in every childhood, an enchanted place where colors are brighter, the air softer, and the morning more fragrant than ever again.”  ~Elizabeth Lawrence Our teachers happily tend to that garden each and every day, as they plant the seeds for a lifelong love of learning. It is a pleasure to highlight Read More »

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January 26, 2010

Team Tuesday

Today’s edition of Team Tuesday highlights a few of the many, many ways that our infant team members consistently ‘take a moment to make a moment’. By recognizing that individual attention is the key to building genuine relationships with children (and their parents!), each of these talented team members succeeds in creating a caring community Read More »

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December 23, 2009

Doodle Bugs! Holiday Highlights

As you’ve noticed, every Doodle Bugs! classroom has been bursting with holiday cheer this month. Sleigh bells are ringing, children are singing and it’s just not possible to have a ‘Bah Humbug’ kind of day! Our study of ‘Holidays Around the World’ has been both educational and fabulously fun – this unit was the perfect opportunity to Read More »

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